By Samer Muscati and Sidney Kwiram John Osas, 32, was nervous after boarding a frail fishing ship with his family and hundreds of other sub-Saharan Africans fleeing the war in Libya. Sidney Kwiram, from the campaign group Human Rights Watch, said she found groups of dead bodies near Col Gaddafi’s Bab al-Aziziya compound and evidence of executions in the capital. January 30, News Release. Why I quit cabinet. At the eighth site, at which three women and four children died, the target may have been a Libyan military officer. Anyway she seems to belong to the hailers of the Misrata Brigade: Newer Post Older Post Home. June 21, Report.
Accessibility links Skip to content Skip to local navigation Accessibility Help. Sidney Kwiram, from the campaign group Human Rights Watch, said she found watcg of dead bodies near Col Gaddafi’s Bab al-Aziziya compound and evidence of executions in the capital. January 25, Dispatches.
He had lived and worked in Libya for eight years, but was determined to escape to a place where his wife, Gift, and their young children would no longer fear the aerial bombardments that had become part of daily life in Tripoli. And I think her reaction in the broadcast were right over the top, verging on the fake.
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They were in a warehouse and it was a pretty grim scene. On day five, Tunisian coast guard and fishing boats began a rescue operation, but desperate passengers rushed to one side of the ship, and it capsized.
There is no gunfire in the background. Conditions in some of the camps are grim. I do see some signs of, well I don’t, I shouldn’t speculate on that. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets CSS if you are able to do so. Desperate, they drank seawater — Osas even used it to mix his youngest daughter’s formula.
At seven sites documented in the report, Human Rights Watch uncovered no — or only possible — indication that Libyan military forces, weapons, hardware, or communications equipment had been present at the time of the attack. Oh well, better luck in Syria, huh?
Tunisian authorities took the mwiram to camps near the Libyan border.
According to somebody we talked tosome of these guys might have been the ones who were trying to escape after the guards opened fire on the detention facility and some of the gueys when the guards were reloading their ammuniting tried to escape and at that point got shot and several were wounded but did escape and some were unscathed and were able to tell us the story.
January 25, Dispatches. It was hard to distinguish them. I don’t see any signs of handcuffs on them. To research the eight incidents, Human Rights Watch hhuman the sites, in some cases multiple times, inspected weapons debris, interviewed witnesses, examined medical reports and death certificates, reviewed satellite imagery, and collected photographs righgs the wounded and dead.
Sidney Kwiram, from the campaign group Human Rights Watch, said she found groups of dead bodies near Col Gaddafi’s Bab al-Aziziya compound and evidence of executions in the capital.
Don’t trust your ‘gut’ Watch Can technology cut corruption in India? February 19, Report. The Nigerian painter knew the risks: Read More Nato jets target Gaddafi bastion. Obviously there is a lot of fighting as well and so we can’t rule out that as a possibility in some kwirm these cases kwiramm is why it is important to look at the wounds and talk to witnesses as well to figure out what is going on.
One of the things we were most concerned about is the possibility for yuman and we’ve seen some of that happening in benghazi In an interview with that beacon of objectivity, Al Jazeera, HRW reports abuses against civilians in WztchKwiram describes the Khamis warehouse with pictures from two days after meeting Bashir [25th by implication, vide supra ].
That’s the most important thing. Sidney Kwiram sounds like a well-meaning dupe. Brussels — The North Atlantic Treaty Organization NATO has failed to acknowledge dozens of civilian casualties from air strikes during its Libya campaign, and has not investigated possible unlawful attacks, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.
A relative holds a photograph of Farayj Abdulmullah Ferayj, 15, who was shot dead near the beach after he fled a roundup of Tawerghans at the protest outside the Janzur Marine Academy sidneu. Strange but the Rightw photo to accompany t shows 1,2,3,4,5,6 black Africans a signficant feature not entioned by Kwiramthe closet two lying face down with hands behind tied together with zip ties.
And although they left Libya to escape violence, inhabitants at the main camp on the border, Choucha, find themselves vulnerable again. The infrared system used by the bomb deployed should have indicated to the pilot the presence of many people on the ground.
A second strike outside one of the compounds killed and wounded civilians who witnesses said were searching for victims. More than half a dozen camp residents showed us their injuries, both gunshot wounds and broken bones.
Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. Why I quit cabinet. February 25, News Release. Life in Libya was no idyll for sub-Saharan Africans, and some told us they endured time and abuse in horrible detention facilities. NATO needs a more effective policy for rescuing people fleeing Libya by sea.